The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Billing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 69 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing Billing 40 71 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.04% 2.88% 2.76%
As % of the General category 5.16% 7.62% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 30
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £175 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £416 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £13.12 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+73.39% +28.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
775 932 1093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.52% 37.81% 43.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 387 513
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% +10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.26 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 22 £475 +11.76% 2
Newbury -2 3 £300 -25.00% 1
Slough -2 3 £475 +26.66%
Maidenhead -5 1 £350 -12.60%
Billing
South East

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Billing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Billing.

1 32 (49.23%) Telecoms
2 28 (43.08%) CRM
3 18 (27.69%) Degree
4 15 (23.08%) ITIL
5 14 (21.54%) SLA
5 14 (21.54%) Incident Management
6 13 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 12 (18.46%) Project Management
7 12 (18.46%) Trend Analysis
8 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2
8 11 (16.92%) Matrix Organization
9 10 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
9 10 (15.38%) Supplier Management
10 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
10 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
11 6 (9.23%) Cisco
11 6 (9.23%) Finance
12 5 (7.69%) Migration
12 5 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (7.69%) 3G
12 5 (7.69%) Network Architecture
12 5 (7.69%) TOGAF
13 4 (6.15%) Analytics
13 4 (6.15%) SAP
13 4 (6.15%) Linux
13 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
13 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (6.15%) Management Information System

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.08%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.54%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) 3G
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
2 3 (4.62%) ICMP
2 3 (4.62%) LTE
2 3 (4.62%) SNMP
2 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) BGP
3 2 (3.08%) Broadband
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 2 (3.08%) FTP
3 2 (3.08%) IGMP
3 2 (3.08%) Internet
3 2 (3.08%) MPLS
3 2 (3.08%) OSPF
3 2 (3.08%) VLAN
3 2 (3.08%) VPN
4 1 (1.54%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) Big Data
2 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
General
1 32 (49.23%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Front Office
3 3 (4.62%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Automotive
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Analyst
1 12 (18.46%) Incident Manager
2 11 (16.92%) Project Manager
3 10 (15.38%) Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Designer
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.15%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Salesforce Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Salesforce Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Incident Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Salesforce Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Salesforce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) BAPI
2 1 (1.54%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) IPTV
3 2 (3.08%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (3.08%) Video on Demand
3 2 (3.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) PKI
4 1 (1.54%) PMI
4 1 (1.54%) RIA
4 1 (1.54%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.54%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Unix
3 2 (3.08%) Android
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.54%) CentOS
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) CRM
2 15 (23.08%) ITIL
3 14 (21.54%) Incident Management
4 13 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 12 (18.46%) Project Management
5 12 (18.46%) Trend Analysis
6 11 (16.92%) Matrix Organization
6 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2
7 10 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (15.38%) Supplier Management
8 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.69%) Migration
9 5 (7.69%) Network Architecture
9 5 (7.69%) TOGAF
10 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.15%) Analytics
10 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
11 3 (4.62%) ERP
11 3 (4.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) VBA
2 1 (1.54%) ABAP
2 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.62%) CCNP
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.08%) CCIP
4 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) CCA
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) CISM
5 1 (1.54%) CISSP
5 1 (1.54%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.54%) CRISC
5 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.54%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (3.08%) Nagios
2 1 (1.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Cisco
3 5 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.15%) SAP
5 3 (4.62%) Juniper
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle
5 3 (4.62%) Siebel
6 2 (3.08%) Amdocs
6 2 (3.08%) Ericsson
6 2 (3.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.54%) Ariba
7 1 (1.54%) Avaya
7 1 (1.54%) Citrix
7 1 (1.54%) Concur
7 1 (1.54%) F5
7 1 (1.54%) Genesys
7 1 (1.54%) Huawei
7 1 (1.54%) Qualys
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat